The table below looks at the statistics for Business Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Analysis over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Analysis
Rank 52 61 61
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing Business Analysis 49 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.09% 2.86% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.13% 3.50% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 48 16 17
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £29,942 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Business Analysis
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
955 714 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 79.65% 81.79% 72.37%
Number of salaries quoted 847 622 577
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Business Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Business Analysis
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South Wales region.

Business Analysis Salary Trend in South Wales

Business Analysis
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Analysis across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Business Analysis Salary Histogram in South Wales

Business Analysis
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Analysis within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +6 36 £33,500 -1.47% 5
Newport -5 5 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Torfaen -14 3 £23,000 -50.27% 1
Glamorgan - 1 £24,000 -
Business Analysis
Wales

Business Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis.

1 46 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (43.88%) Finance
3 28 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (26.53%) PRINCE2
5 24 (24.49%) Waterfall
6 22 (22.45%) ISEB
7 21 (21.43%) Degree
8 20 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (17.35%) Project Management
10 16 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (15.31%) SQL
12 14 (14.29%) Microsoft
12 14 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (13.27%) Mentoring
13 13 (13.27%) MS Office
13 13 (13.27%) MS Excel
14 12 (12.24%) GAP Analysis
15 11 (11.22%) Systems Analysis
15 11 (11.22%) Banking
16 10 (10.20%) Requirements Analysis
16 10 (10.20%) Change Control
16 10 (10.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 9 (9.18%) Requirements Engineering
17 9 (9.18%) E-Commerce
18 8 (8.16%) MS Visio
19 7 (7.14%) PRINCE
19 7 (7.14%) Data Management
19 7 (7.14%) Release Management
20 6 (6.12%) APMG
20 6 (6.12%) Automotive

Business Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Business Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.02%) SAS
1 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (13.27%) MS Office
1 13 (13.27%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.16%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.10%) MS Project
4 3 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (5.10%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.10%) Big Data
3 3 (3.06%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.02%) Star Schema
4 1 (1.02%) MS Access
4 1 (1.02%) OLAP
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.02%) TestDirector
General
1 43 (43.88%) Finance
2 11 (11.22%) Banking
3 6 (6.12%) Automotive
4 4 (4.08%) Retail
4 4 (4.08%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.06%) Law
6 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.02%) Welsh Language
7 1 (1.02%) Advertising
7 1 (1.02%) Legal
Job Titles
1 79 (80.61%) Analyst
2 76 (77.55%) Business Analyst
3 11 (11.22%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 9 (9.18%) Systems Analyst
4 9 (9.18%) Consultant
5 8 (8.16%) Business Systems Analyst
6 7 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
6 7 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (6.12%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) Business Manager
8 5 (5.10%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
9 4 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 4 (4.08%) Lead Business Analyst
10 3 (3.06%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (3.06%) Trainee
10 3 (3.06%) Trainee Consultant
10 3 (3.06%) Business Analyst Team Leader
10 3 (3.06%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (3.06%) Team Leader
11 2 (2.04%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.06%) XML
2 2 (2.04%) XSD
2 2 (2.04%) XSLT
2 2 (2.04%) .NET
3 1 (1.02%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.10%) Fixed Income
4 3 (3.06%) User Experience
5 1 (1.02%) PMI
5 1 (1.02%) AS400
5 1 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.02%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.02%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (2.04%) UNIX
1 2 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (26.53%) PRINCE2
4 24 (24.49%) Waterfall
5 17 (17.35%) Project Management
6 16 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (13.27%) Mentoring
9 12 (12.24%) GAP Analysis
10 11 (11.22%) Systems Analysis
11 10 (10.20%) Requirements Analysis
11 10 (10.20%) Change Control
11 10 (10.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 9 (9.18%) Requirements Engineering
12 9 (9.18%) E-Commerce
13 7 (7.14%) PRINCE
13 7 (7.14%) Data Management
13 7 (7.14%) Release Management
14 6 (6.12%) UML
15 5 (5.10%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.31%) SQL
2 4 (4.08%) VB6
2 4 (4.08%) VB
3 3 (3.06%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (22.45%) ISEB
2 21 (21.43%) Degree
3 6 (6.12%) APMG
4 3 (3.06%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.06%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.04%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (1.02%) CCA
6 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.02%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.02%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.02%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.12%) Casewise
3 3 (3.06%) Oracle
4 2 (2.04%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.02%) SAP
5 1 (1.02%) Cognos
5 1 (1.02%) Business Objects
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff Metropolitan University
Salary: From £37,394 to £42,067 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Salary: From £49,111 to £63,545 per annum plus excellent benefits and pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
South Wales
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 24 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago